Top 10 Countries with the Least Population

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6. Namibia


Population density: 2.5 people/km2
Namibia is a Republic located in the south-western region of Africa. It is bordered Angola to the north and Botswana in the east. South Africa is located at the southern tip of Namibia while it faces the Atlantic Ocean on the western side.


7. Australia


Population density: 2.6 people/km2
Australia is known as a country-continent located between the Pacific and the Indian Oceans. It has an area that is equivalent to 48 contiguous US states and is almost two times the size of the EU territory.


8. Suriname


Population density: 2.7 people/km2
Suriname is a territory located in the northern part of South America and is bordered by Brazil to the south, Guyana to the west, French Guiana towards the eastern part and the Atlantic Ocean in the northern end.


9. Iceland


Population density: 3.0 people/km2
Iceland is a country located in Northern Europe. It is sandwiched between the Greenland and mainland Europe. Iceland is volcanically and geologically active on a large scale those defining the landscape of 103,000 km2.


10. Mauritania


Population density: 3.0 people/km2
The Islamic country of Mauritania is located in northwest Africa and is bordered by Mali on the southeastern end, the Western Sahara on the northwestern part, Senegal on the southwest end and the Atlantic Ocean on the western end of the Islamic territory.

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